At Delaware:Fifth-year senior and a two-year letterwinner • walk-on • returns for his third season as Delaware's long snapper on placements • has appeared in 22 career games for Delaware • will backup Joe Fortunato as deep snapper on punts for second straight year • will work with a new holder this year as backup kicker Garrett Greenway moves into spot with graduation of Tim Donnelly • has been near flawless working with kicker Sean Baner over last two season with Baner connecting on all 61 extra point attempts and on 33 of 43 field goal tries.
2012 Season: Appeared in all 11 games for the Blue Hens as team's long snapper on placements • teamed with holder Donnelly and Baner for a near perfect season as Baner was perfect on all 33 extra point attempts and made good on 18 of 23 field goal attempt • backup deep snapper on punts but did not see action • team went 5-6 for head coach K.C. Keeler.
2011 Season: Appeared in all 11 games for the Blue Hens and earned first letter • played a key role for team as the primary short snapper on placements and the No. 3 snapper behind Corey Olsen and Mark Schenauer on punts • teamed with Donnelly and Baner to help unit connect on all 29 extra point attempts and 15 of 20 field goal opportunities and help Baner earn first team All-CAA honors • team went 7-4 under Keeler.
2010 Season: Did not see game action in his second year with the team • gained valuable experience snapping for the scout team on special teams • team went 12-3 and advanced to the FCS national title game under Keeler.
2009 Season: Did not see game action in first season with UD to retain freshman eligibility • team went 6-5 for Keeler.
High School: Earned seven varsity letters in football, basketball, and lacrosse at nearby Elkton High School • two-year member of football team for head coach Bill Russell • played defensive end for team that went 10-3 in 2007 • three-year letterwinner on attack in lacrosse • played center for two seasons in basketball and led squad to a mark of 21-5 as a junior.
Personal: Edward Aldus "Eddie" Herr, Jr • .born Oct. 15, 1991 • son of Ed and Christina Herr • has an older sister • history major who would like to become a teacher and coach after graduation • father is an event supervisor at UD's Bob Carpenter Center • mother is a graduate of CAA foe Towson University • enjoys fishing and lacrosse in spare time.